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Meaning of TALBOT

Pronunciation:  'tolbut

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  English inventor who published the first book illustrated with photographs (1800-1877)
 

TALBOT is a 6 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: Fox Talbot, William Henry Fox Talbot
 
 See Also: artificer, discoverer, inventor, photographer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tal"bot\, n.
A sort of dog, noted for quick scent and eager pursuit of
game. [Obs.] --Wase (1654).

Note: The figure of a dog is borne in the arms of the Talbot
      family, whence, perhaps, the name.

 

 

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